Latin American renewable energy developer Minerco Resources, Inc. has entered into negotiations to acquire the 9MW Rio Toco hydroelectric project in the Municipality of Intibuca, Honduras from ROTA Inversiones.

The run-of-river project is currently in the early feasibility stage of development allowing Minerco to participate in the feasibility, development, design and construction stages of the project. The preliminary feasibility study has been completed and submitted to the Secretaria de Recursos Naturales y Ambiente (SERNA), Honduras’s Natural Resources and Environmental Ministry.